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Suspected hit and run leads to Roberts man's eighth OWI charge
Wisconsin roundup: Assembly considers bill allowing guns to be brought into private schools; primary polls open; more state news stories
Lubich retires from RFFD after 29 years
Scholarships available through St. Croix County Farmers Union
Ellsworth woman sentenced to 5 years in prison
crime and courts
Fusion burn Spartans to advance
Shining stars: Wilcats clinch conference title
Outdoor Happenings: Crows
WIAA Girls Basketball: An area preview for Divisions 1-5
WIAA hockey: Fusion advance, Wildcats ousted
Local American Legion Post sets membership record
Logue presents new work from Icelandic textile residency
Hospital foundation event raises more than $65K
Rita is gone, but 'Angels' carries on
River Falls Lit Crawl brings enjoyment to all
arts and entertainment
TOWN OF RIVER FALLS: 2/19/18 Town Board & Plan Commission Meetings
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: Referendum Forums
RIVER FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT: 2/19/18 Board of Education Meeting
SUMMONS: Westby Credit Union v. Logan Hope-Belflower; Case 18-SC-19
TOWN OF TROY: 3/1/18 Public Hearing- Great Rivers Wireless Cell Tower
Escape Salon offers space rentals in Hudson
Falls Theatre to add second screen
Hudson Physicians is pleased to welcome Amy Antonich, Family Nurse Practitioner
Photos: Chamber celebrates Olympic style
Family Dentistry Welcomes Dr. Koubsky
Place a Business Announcement
Vernon and Lucille Kelly
Pearl Elinor Olson
Margaret "Peggy" Kinney
David William Ruscher Sr.
Carol (Mielke) Bohlool
Supporting Denny McNamara
VOTE JAN 16TH
Vote for Patty Schachtner
Viewpoint: Removing wetland protections needs serious deliberation
Editorial: A free press, not a free-for-all
Wellhaven column: Transportation for Wellhaven tenants
From This Perch column: Grading Donald Trump
Letters to the editor: Renewable energy and emergency power
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May 8, 2013
Riders hold thumbs up for local taxi
Some of its patrons call the River Falls Shared-Ride Taxi Service the best-kept secret in town. A visit to its office last Friday revealed...
May 8, 2013 - 10:00am
May 7, 2013
Local checks NYC off bucket list
Local resident and two-time cancer survivor Cyndi Cashman traveled in early April with a group of 31 ladies aged 13-83 on a trip to New York...
May 7, 2013 - 9:21am
May 3, 2013
Bike riding shifts into high gear with season, status, sporty challenge
About 50 wheeled riders in the group WeBike pedaled off together from Veterans Park around 6 p.m. the night of Friday, April 26, for the first...
May 3, 2013 - 8:38am
April 19, 2013
Stillwater lift bridge starts summer schedule
Many may take it as a sure sign of spring when the Stillwater Lift Bridge starts its summer lift schedule for boat traffic 8 a.m. April 24. Drivers could experience delays between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. April 23rd while the lift span is tested and bridge operators are trained. The...
April 19, 2013 - 12:22pm
April 3, 2013
Court says road-weight rules apply to manure spreaders
A state appeals court ruled this week that a manure spreader is not exempt from size-and-weight limits on Wisconsin highways. In a 12-page ruling, the Third District Appellate Court in Wausau upheld fines of $1,600 against the Marshland Acres farm in Pepin County in far western...
April 3, 2013 - 12:04pm
March 29, 2013
Wild Side: Trip to the tropics causes self-induced thermal shock
Carol and I have enjoyed winter escapes to the tropics of Central America for more than 20 years. This year we had another great time in Belize....
March 29, 2013 - 10:25am
March 22, 2013
Woodworking: Theory of relativity: Calculating rental prices
The first apartment I ever rented was a brand-new item in Bowling Green, Ohio, circa 1960. It had a kitchen, two bedrooms, a living room, a...
March 22, 2013 - 10:54am
March 21, 2013
Train-crash lawsuit allowed to proceed
A state appeals court ruled today that a suburban Milwaukee couple and a police officer can proceed with a joint lawsuit filed against a railroad after a 2009 train crash. With a 2-1 vote, the First District Appellate Court in Milwaukee overturned a circuit court ruling that said...
March 21, 2013 - 10:53am
March 8, 2013
Crash victims recovered, identified
The Wisconsin State Patrol reported March 6 it has recovered the body of 26-year-old Mohammed Malin, the other victim of a fatal semi-truck crash that happened Tuesday morning when the truck left the snow-covered roads, slid down an embankment and landed in the Red Cedar River near...
March 8, 2013 - 11:40am
March 1, 2013
Wood Working: Even movie wieners, lusciously shown, trigger my hunger
I'm like Pavlov's famous dog. When a bell rings, I begin to salivate, or slobber, if you caninists prefer. The bell rang for me last month when...
March 1, 2013 - 9:12am
February 27, 2013
Wild Side: Maps help us dream
We look forward to future expeditions, whether it's over the river and through the woods to Grandma's house, a vacation in the tropics, or a...
February 27, 2013 - 2:15pm
Lawmakers eye increase in seat-belt fines
Don't be surprised if there's an effort to raise Wisconsin's ultra-low fine of $10 for not wearing a seat belt. Assembly Democrat Penny Bernard Schaber of Appleton said she would look into the idea, after Gannett's Wisconsin daily newspapers found that the state's annual "Click...
February 27, 2013 - 11:58am
February 14, 2013
Woodworking: Journey from home: Often a second look makes it seem better
Some say that familiarity breeds contempt.
February 14, 2013 - 9:32am
December 20, 2012
Wood Working: Difference between New York, River Falls café servings? Try melodrama, tax-return fears, Russian speakers
I was just telling a friend that my favorite city in the whole world is New York City. He looked at me as if to say, "Are you NUTS?" OK, OK,...
December 20, 2012 - 8:56am
Read about railroading
Arthur "Bud" Hoekstra, husband of Jerrilyn (Romanowicz), has written a book about his experiences as a train engineer from 1959 to 2001 on railroads...
November 20, 2012 - 1:19pm